Sodium gluconate

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Sodium gluconate
Sodium gluconate.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 527-07-1 YesY
PubChem 23672301
ChemSpider 76397 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL1200919 N
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Properties
Molecular formula C6H11NaO7
Molar mass 218.14 g mol−1
Appearance White powder
Odor Odorless
Solubility in water 59 g/100 mL[1]
Solubility in ethanol and diethyl ether Slightly soluble
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Sodium gluconate is a compound with formula NaC6H11O7. It is the sodium salt of gluconic acid. It has the E number E576. Sodium gluconate is widely used in textile dyeing, printing and metal surface water treatment. It is also used as a chelating agent, a steel surface cleaning agent, a cleaning agent for glass bottles, and as a chelating agent for cement, plating and alumina dyeing industries. It is a white colorless powder that is very soluble in water.

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